2206hrs: Apparently this is going to be a long night. Will leave the live commentary from the pitch.
2205hrs: The fans keep chanting Harrymou’s name. Now in the pitch, he acknowledges the fans’ singing by clapping his hands back, and pointing towards the players as if he wants to say: “It’s not me who did it, they are the ones who played.”
2201hrs: The Setubal players form two rows, and are applauding Wajlu’s players while heading out of the pitch. A commendable fair play gesture.
2100hrs: VITORIA SETUBAL ARE NOW MALTA’S SERIES IV.44 CHAMPIONS!
2054hrs: Very little left now. Officially, the titulo is only six minutes away. In reality, it has been ours since 2000hrs.
2051hrs: Supporters are enthousiastically chanting Harrymou’s name who, in turn, sits into the dugout and is now calmly shaking hands with his assistants and players.
2050hrs: That must seal it! Piubello scores again, 5-1.
2035hrs: Now only a miracle can deny us the 3 points tonight. Piubello enters into the scoresheet. Now leading 4-1.
2023hrs: Harrymou is telling his players to keep calm. But in the meantime, Gronkjaer and Urbano accomodate themselves back in the dugout.
2022hrs: Penalty for Setubal! Dito hits the net. Now we are leading 3-1.
2005hrs: Gronkjaer and Urbano are warming up. Something must be brewing in Harrymou’s mind.
2000hrs: Half time update. Setubal now leading 2-1 with near 70% possession. Kenneth Falzon opened the score, Wajlu equalized giving us a major fright, then Suarez gave us some tranquillity, just before hlaf-time.
1958hrs: Throw a deep pass, and leave it to Suarez. Lightening fast lad. He re-establishes the lead. We are now at 2-1.
1939hrs: Goal for Wajlu. Equalizer scored by Eichborn. After a moment of silence, head ultra’ Bogdanov re-establishes his authority, and leads the stadium to incite the Setubalense 11.
1926hrs: Early goal aside, the two teams appear to be playing well below their average game.
1921hrs: Falzon scores! 1-0 for Setubal.
1915hrs: The teams kick-off in front of a sold-out Estadio do Bonfim.